Join educators from New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park and New Bedford Whaling Museum to explore New Bedford through the stories of women who fought for Justice. On this tour you’ll visit places that give insight into the city’s rich history and the many ways that women have worked to make the world a better place. You’ll meet activists, featured on Lighting the Way: Historic Women of the SouthCoast, who advocated for workers, the elderly, civil rights, women’s health, and more.
This recurring tour is FREE, no pre-registration required. It takes place every Thursday at 2:30 in July and August 2022.
The tour begins at the Whaling Museum and ends at the Friends Meeting House at the corner of Spring and Seventh Streets.